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Macrophages that fix or break the heart - Science


Science
M1-like monocytes are a major immunological determinant of severity in previously healthy adults with life-threatening influenza. Suzanne L. Cole et. al.. Martinez,4 Lydia Drumright,2 Timothy J. Powell,1 Michael Bennett,5 Ruth Elderfield,6 Catherine ...

Inspiration and Ichthyology: The Science of Finding Nemo - Seeker


Seeker
Paig-Tran brings her marine biology expertise to the show as the panel breaks down various elements of the movie and its depiction of underwater sea life. Paig-Tran's scholarly specialties include functional morphology, biomechanics, fluid mechanics ...

HIV's reliance on a host molecule for protection could inspire new drugs - FierceBiotech


FierceBiotech
Most HIV drugs act on enzymes the virus needs throughout its life cycle, but none specifically target the capsid, a shell that protects the virus' genetic material and delivers it to cells. Scientists in Australia and the U.K. have found a potential ...

Webcytology: An Exploration of Unicellular Life

Espoo - Finland

Educational resource for students and teachers featuring an interactive simulation, reference section, glossary, quizzes, labs, essays, and message boards.

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Chapter from an online book entitled "A Review of the Universe: Structures, Evolutions, Observations, and Theories".

Nineteenth Century Exploration of Australia
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Map and information on the exploration of inland Australia, including "The British Colonisation of Australia" by Alfred Russel Wallace and links to other explorers.

Mystic Aquarium & Institute for Exploration
United States

Guide to aquarium activities, membership, latest news, and learning resources.

Life Through Geologic Time: A Pictorial History of Life on Earth
United States

Provides a pictorial look at the geologic time scale, beginning with the Precambrian through the Holocene.

Life Technologies - A Global Life Sciences Company
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We believe in the power of science and appreciate its rigorous discipline. That's what drives our passion for innovation, leading to transformative offerings that support endeavors throughout the world. Our extensive range of products and services, from instruments to everyday lab essentials, ensures quality and performance for every lab, every application. Customers in more than 180 countries count on us in their quest to improve life in mean

Life Edu
United States

Nonprofit organization established for the creation, production, and distribution of educational materials on DNA, genetics, and biotechnology for middle school, high school, general undergraduate and the general public. Contacts in Mystic, Connecticut.

What is Life
United States

Supports scientific literacy and introduces the general public to conceptual thinking in biology.

Life-Lab
Brazil

Work on the response of Saccharomyces cerevisiae to stress conditions, in the presence of reactive oxygen, exposure to heavy metals and dehydration. Includes publications, collaborations, links, and contacts in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Cells for Life, Ltd.
United States

Information on umbilical cord blood banking at the Markham Stouffville Health Centre, Markham, Ontario, Canada.

Life Drop
France

An educational site about evolution. It includes a 3D Java-based virtual world using Artificial Life, as well as information about the main evolution theories.